This African Spur-Thigh Tortoise is among the various animals that students can care for during their internship

Are you a New York City public high school student in grades 10–12?

Know City high school students in grades 10–12 who would be interested in participating in an internship during Spring Recess?

The Genovesi Environmental Study Center (GESC) is seeking high school students for their free STEM Matters NYC 2018 Spring Break Animal Care Internship, which is scheduled to take place from March 30 – April 6, 2018.

Ideal candidates are City high school students who appreciate and respect animals, multitask efficiently, and are enthusiastic about learning. Students selected for the Animal Care Internship will work with directly GESC staff members to feed, clean, and care for animals and their homes. The internship is free, and interns will receive MetroCards for transportation as needed.

To apply, students should have one of their parents/guardians visit the Internship Application’s website by Friday, February 9, 2018, and submit an online application. Prospective interns will then be required to interview for their position and submit a Teacher Letter of Support.

Questions? Please contact camps@schools.nyc.gov for more information.

Remember: applications are due by Friday, February 9, so fire up those animal instincts and apply TODAY!

Students Enjoy Learning About Animals and the Environment at GESC

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